Brass in Botanic Gardens
Soundwalk by PAUL WILSON + DAVE BIRD
Location: Botanic Gardens

Presenting the four Belfast Brass Bands, 1st Old Boys, Downshire Brass, Laganvale Metal Technology Band and Templemore Band, Brass in Botanic features members from this banding community in a series of discussions about the relevant issues in the Brass Band world today.

This soundwalk, located in the lovely Botanic Gardens area of Belfast, enables you to locate and experience some fascinating music and narratives from these bands. From contesting to playing in the parks, Music to the Future of Brass Banding, how little it costs to be part of these Bands and the importance of young people in this Banding movement, there is much to discover along this Brass Band soundwalk.

You are warmly invited to walk around Botanic gardens, finding the key locations where you will discover the power of Brass Band music and get to hear Banding community reveal why their Brass Band is so important to them.